26 C
Delhi
Thursday, April 15, 2021

Padma Awards

Former Japanese PM Shinzo Abe among 119 Padma winners for 2021

New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) Former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is among 119 recipients whom the government on Monday selected for Padma awards--one of the highest civilian awards in the country. The Ministry of Home Affairs on Monday announced...

We should not compare the current phase with the past: Jasraj

Mumbai, Jan 28 (PTI) Quite like music, legendary Classical music vocalist Pandit Jasraj is in sync with time. The Padma Vibhushan recipient, who turned 90 on Tuesday, is not the one to look back on the years gone-by and even...

My award will inspire girls to take up football: Bembem Devi

New Delhi, Jan 28 (IANS) The first woman footballer in India to have been awarded a Padma Shri, Bembem Devi on Monday dedicated the award to women''s football in the country and felt that it would inspire several girls...

Latest News

Huge losses from fresh Maha lockdown, says industry body

Mumbai, Apr 14 (IANS): Having barely recovered from the one-year pandemic lockdown, the fresh 15-day 'lockdown-style' restrictions in Maharashtra could...